Free! Register New Player - Log In  

Women's History Trivia and Quizzes

  1. FunTrivia
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. History Quizzes
  6. »
  7. Specialized History Trivia
  8. »
  9. Women's History Trivia


Click on the link below for quizzes on Women in History, and Famous Women.   

There are 19 quizzes and 195 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: Women's History - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 195 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
Explore Women's History Quiz Sub-Categories:
category Famous Women
1
The Spy Girl

How much do you know about these women of history who became spies?
Average (10 qns)
Plodd
Nov 19 16
222 plays
2
Best of the Best: Ancient Women

Throughout time there have been outstanding women who wrote "her story" rather than "his story". What do you know about these women who were known and respected throughout the ancient world?
Tough (10 qns)
ponycargirl
Jun 18 16
351 plays
3
Women of the SOE

During World War II many ordinary women volunteered for service in the Special Operations Executive. 39 of them were parachuted into Occupied France and over half did not come back.
Tough (10 qns)
StarStruck60
360 plays
4
Fearless & Fascinating Femmes of the First Wave

Match the characterization or achievement to the fearless femme of the First Wave of feminism (19th to early 20th centuries). Includes famous figures and leading ladies from the USA, the UK, New Zealand, France, and Russia.
Average (10 qns)
gracious1
Sep 05 16
183 plays
5
Women of the Ancient World

In honor of Women's History Month, here's a tip of the hat to some women of the Ancient World. Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
shvdotr
294 plays
6
Guildmade Maidens

Married women have left legacies in their own right. The Quiz Makers Guild pays homage to 10 unmarried maidens who, based solely on their own resources, impacted the culture(s) of their time. We offer for your consideration these ten worthy maidens.
Difficult (10 qns)
socalmiguel
750 plays
7
Iconic British Females

I'll give you the names of ten British women who made history in a particular area. All you need to do is match each of them to the field in which she excelled and for which she is most remembered.
Average (10 qns)
rossian
Jun 21 16
360 plays
8
The Most Interesting Women in the World

Not only men make history, meet some of the women that have made headlines in their days in one way or another.
Very Easy (10 qns)
James25
2274 plays
9
Iconic Women from Africa's History

Here is a tribute to some little-known women who influenced various aspects of the history of Africa. I believe there is a need for more of this type of information today. Thanks for playing.
Average (10 qns)
shvdotr
Jun 18 16
102 plays
10
Extraordinary Women in History

See if you can identify these extraordinary women from the clue that is given.
Easy (10 qns)
zambesi
Sep 06 16
1215 plays
11
Who's that Lady?

Being both a history nut and a woman, a quiz on women in history is a natural for me. How many of these ladies of the past couple of thousand years can you identify?
Average (10 qns)
sk8trmom51
1752 plays
12
Big Girls Blouse

You don't have to be thin to be a woman with success. Ten female formidable figures to prove this, mainly 20th. century.
Easy (10 qns)
heidi66
Nov 01 16
540 plays
13
Women's History Month

In honor of National Women's History Month - a quiz about American women's history.
Average (10 qns)
stardust587
4725 plays
14
Beneath the Wimple: Women in Medieval England

Women of the 14th and 15th centuries were a little bit similar to those of today -- with a few vital differences - as revealed in this life-long series of conversations between a well-to-do townsmother and her daughter Joan.
Average (10 qns)
coventry815
378 plays
15
Women in Puritan America

This quiz looks at the position of women in Puritan America - mothers, political figures, writers, opposition leaders and mystics. I hope you get a deeper view of the complex roles of women in the times of Puritanism in the United States.
Tough (10 qns)
Windswept
438 plays
16
Famous Deaf Women in History

This quiz is about ten famous deaf women in history. Some are more well known that others.
Tough (10 qns)
Ilona_Ritter
Jun 12 16
204 plays
17
Historical People VI: Women in History

A quiz by request, dedicated to historical women who made history.
Average (15 qns)
RockBou
849 plays
18
Women Through the Ages

How much do you know about the women who changed the world?
Tough (10 qns)
boarding_las
747 plays
19
Women's Lib: Ride the Second Wave!

What do you know about the Second Wave of feminism in the USA, a.k.a. the Women's Liberation Movement (1960s-1980s)? A few facts may surprise you. It's not all that you may think! Hang on and ride the wave!
Tough (10 qns)
gracious1
372 plays
This is category 15779
Last Updated Apr 22 17 5:52 AM

cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom
as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education page.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright FunTrivia,2016.